Peppermint. There is something about snuggling up in a cold day with a peppermint dessert. It’s the flavor of winter!!
Here are some peppermint treats that we are drooling over. Looking for a dessert that is NOT mint? Check out our 75 Cookie Recipes.
Pssst…we think you will find a ton of ways to use leftover candy canes in this collection – recycle, reuse!
Chocolate Peppermint Bundt Cake. This momma makes the cake for her yearly chocolate & movies night with her daughter. What a sweet tradition and treat!
Do you love Peppermint patties? Really love them? If so, you’ll love this recipe. Make your own.
Crust-less Cheesecake. Serve these peppermint cheesecakes in a cup topped with whipped cream.
Consider making a candy-cane marshmallow dip for bits of brownie and graham crackers.
These Candy Cane Squares have a chocolate crust and a cream cheese topping. You’ll want seconds (or thirds).
Warm and gooey! These Peppermint Marshmallow Brownie bites are pretty and have a surprise in the middle
Mix oreos, white chocolate, pudding and peppermint inside a cookie and you have perfection.
Oreo + candy canes + chocolate = Dessert in less than 10 minutes. And all you need is a microwave. Perfect quick treat.
Mint and Chocolate
These are full of healthy fats, gluten-free and low sugar. Just mix chocolate, coconut oil and peppermint extract to make these tasty bombs .
Homemade marshmallows – every cup of hot coco needs a floating peppermint marshmallow.
Dessert Lasagna “ with layers of chocolate, peppermint cream cheese & graham cracker.
What a gorgeous dessert! It’s a Chocolate Peppermint Roulade, it’s the meeting of a sponge cake with delicate peppermint filling. Yummy and pretty!
Peppermint and Fudge “ what a great combination in these brownies.
These melt-in-your-mouth peppermint meringues will look gorgeous on a cookie plate (and they taste pretty good too).
Biscotti – we make a giant plate of them every holiday season. These are dark chocolate peppermint – and dipped in extra chocolate. Perfect for a cup of coffee.
Oh, Yum! Layered peppermint brownie bars – peppermint brownie on the bottom, whipped filling in the center, and melted chocolate with crushed candy on top.
Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes – easy to follow instructions: uses cake mix with drops of peppermint extract and chocolate cool whip frosting.
You will need a boxed cake mix and a package of cream cheese to make these Candy Cane Crunch cookies.
This is a Copy-cat recipe – Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake – modeled after the chick-fil-A so you can enjoy it year round.
Not much is better than a white chocolate Cheese cake with a hint of peppermint in the filling, topped with crushed peppermint bits and on a chocolate mint crust “ yum!
More Candy-Cane Inspired Recipes
Honorable Mentions (because who wants to stop at 20 when you can have 23):
White Peppermint Hot Chocolate – heat up milk with peppermint kisses, add whipped cream and crushed kisses…then, a scoop of peppermint ice cream. It's SO good.
It doesn’t get easier than this “ a 3 Ingredient Frozen Peppermint Pie “ you ™ll need an oreo crust, cool whip, and peppermint ice cream.
Easy Homemade Thin Mints “ These are like the Girl Scout cookie, only you can make them year-round!